|Monitor Consulting Services Pty Ltd
|25 Nov 2024
Perth, Western Australia
25th November – 29th November 2024
This course is targeted to those with a foundational and intermediate knowledge of occupational hygiene. It has been designed for occupational hygienists or suitably qualified occupational hygiene technicians (AIOH Basic Principles, Ventilation Officer, Allied Health professionals or similar) who wish to extend their knowledge base in the area of mining and mineral processing.
On completing this course successfully, the student will have an understanding of:
- How to apply the skills obtained to situations specific to the mining and mineral processing industry.
- The key occupational hygiene issues within the mining and mineral processing industry and be able to describe how to manage these issues.
- How to assess workplaces in the mining and mineral processing industry for potential unacceptable exposures.
The course is normally run as a face to face course over 5 days.
It includes lectures, case studies, class exercises, videos and guided reading.
There will be a “open book” assessment based on multiple choice questions.
History of mining & mineral processing
Summary of relevant processes
Equipment & associated hazards
Hazards of mining, processing & refining
Occupational Health Risk Assessment
Hygiene & health processes
Statistics of hygiene
Remote health & safety issues
Communication & record keeping